Tuesday 20 April 2010

We'll gather lilacs.....

 Well Ok, a lilac birdy. (I can't get enough of this little creature)!!! 

Today is the start of Challenge #27 and we have a colour palette and inspirational pictures to work from.................

 Here's my interpretation...............

He's been a Bluebird and a Sparrow and now he's been morphed into a Lilac bird. He's such a joyful happy little guy, you can't help smiling at him. He's from the adorable PK-267, 'Happy Bird and phrases'. Available in the Peachy Keen store. (There's a great offer on too..LOOK HERE)!
He's a good size too in this set. He measures approx. 7cm x 6cm,  in inches that's 2 3/8 x 2 1/2. 
The DP is by Papermania and is from the Capsule collection. The 'grass' is courtesy of Martha Stewart as is the 'trellis fence'.  The sentiment is part of this PK set. Flowers, butterfly and brads are from my stash.
Please hurry on over to the Peachy Keen blog and join in with us. You can get tons of inspriation from my fabulously talented DT members and there's always a fab prize on offer to the lucky winner.

I hope you like my lilac 'Bluebird'. I look forward to seeing your creations, should you play along with us. You will, won't you. You know you want to.*Grin*

Thanks for calling by
Viv xxx


Jackie said...

BooHoo! He's ordered but goodness knows when he'll get here with all this volcanic ash in the air. My car is covered in the stuff!
In the meantime Viv, it's a fabberlus card in avery way. Gorjuss DP, beautiful colouring and methinks I had better have that MS grass punch :o)
Jackie xx

Janice W. said...

Hi Viv,
Your lilac bird is irresistible!! I love the way you have colored him!! That butterfly embellishment is very nice too!
Love and hugs, Janice

Handcrafted With Love said...

Oh wow no wonder you are twittering on about your latest creation Viv because it really is a stunning card and the lilac goes perfect with the green - Excellent work luvvi.

Love Pam xx

Carol<>< said...

Okay, I have a big smile and liked him brown, blue now purple,
enjoy your day!


Love crafts forever said...

Love the card, so cute.

Lorie said...

Hi Viv!
Your little morphing birdie has morphed quite well into a little lilac fella! This card is just too cute! I love your papers, flower embellies, and EVERYTHING about it! You amaze me, my dear friend!

Love ya,

Glora said...

This is ADORABLE! I love the bird in every color you have done! Great job this card really made me smile!

Nannieflash said...

Hi Viv, wow thats stunning the effect of the grass and the trellis is fabulous. The image is gorgeous to. With love and hugs Shirleyx

My Creative Time said...

Viv, this is ABSOLUTELY GORGEOUS! Your coloring is ALWAYS so BEAUTIFUL!~ I LOVE it!!!
Big Hugs,

cats whiskers said...

Oh Viv this is just perfect dear, I am in love withthe Bkluebird and cannot wait to use him, hope all is well with you sweetie
Hugs Jacqui x

Marisa said...

This little guy just makes me want to smile! Fabulously coloured and I love how you layered the MS punches along the bottom. Great card!

Tonya Klar said...

Wow! This is soooo adorable! I'm looking forward to working with you too this summer (on The Prairy Fairies!)!!

Margreet said...

Hi Viv.........love your lilac bird card.....congrats on your DT at PF....looking forward to working with you!
xxx Margreet

Terry said...

Hiya Viv, you're card is absolutely stunning sweetie and thanks for you're very sweet words on my blog. I am looking forward to be working with you. Hugs Terry xxx

Beth Norman said...

Indeed I do like your liliac bird. You did a fab job with the colour challenge.



Unknown said...

Aww he is so tweet! Lovely card Viv, as always. Hope you are okay hun


Silke Ledlow said...

Such a happy card Viv!!! The birdie image is darling...this is one beautiful card my friend!!! Hugs ~S~

Nikki Foraker said...

OMG soooooo CUTE! I was gong to do something very similar with that Martha trellis punch! ;0) love how you used it! You so totally rock!!!!!


Angelica Suarez said...

Viv, I can't tell you how much I love this card - it is just SO springy and romantic and just...GORGEOUS! Thank you for the talent you bring to Peachy Keen! We are forever grateful! :)

Big Hugs,

Tracey said...

Lovely in lilac Viv. Cant wait till mine arrives....you see you tempted me.

Take care


KathyJ Peachy Keen Stamps said...

Sweet Vivienne!! THIS CARD IS JUST ADORABLE beyond words! Your coloring is perfect and I LOVE that you made that little bird in lavendar! HOW CUTE! BIG HUGS and Lots of Love to you my forever friend!

Miss Giebel said...

Viv, love your little lilac bird, she's too sweet. The lattice work on the bottom of the card is gorgeous!!

issy said...

Oh he looks gorgeous in Lilac too. a beautiful work of art..